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Other Sport 29 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

Lance’s successes boost US cycling

B>WASHINGTON: /B>Nine years ago, most ordinary Americans would have asked 'Lance who?' if you had mentioned Lance Armstrong.

Other Sport 26 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Cycling legend Armstrong considers lawsuit over doping allegations

Lance Armstong vehementy denied fresh doping allegations and attacked lapses in anti-doping protocol that allowed a French newspaper to gain access to his stored urine samples from the 1999 Tour de France.

Other Sport 31 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

Paralympics returns home a different Games

LONDON (Reuters) - When Britain's Stoke Mandeville hospital staged its first sporting contest for disabled patients in 1948 it hoped to show soldiers injured in World War Two that a broken back did not have to mean a death sentence.

Other Sport 31 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM

Paralympics returns home a different Games

LONDON (Reuters) - When Britain's Stoke Mandeville hospital staged its first sporting contest for disabled patients in 1948 it hoped to show soldiers injured in World War Two that a broken back did not have to mean a death sentence.

Other Sport 12 Sep 2014 | 7:07 PM

Pistorius's next battle to avoid notorious C-Max jail

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - After his conviction on Friday for the negligent killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year, Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius's next battle will be to stay outside the walls of the notorious Pretoria Central Prison, or C-Max.

Football 09 Jun 2015 | 9:27 PM

Egypt court sentences 11 to death over football violence

CAIRO (Reuters) - A court sentenced 11 men to death on Tuesday for their part in Egypt's worst violence at a football stadium, in which more than 70 fans were killed in 2012.

Football 30 Oct 2016 | 8:59 AM

Higuain hits winner in first match against former team Napoli

MILAN (Reuters) - Gonzalo Higuain scored in his first match against Napoli since their bitter divorce in July to give his new club Juventus a barely-deserved 2-1 win in their Serie A showdown on Saturday.

Badminton 02 May 2018 | 9:01 AM

A shocked Zulfadli ready to tell his story

PETALING JAYA: Former world junior champion Zulfadli Zulkiffli was shocked at the 20 years ban slapped on him by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) after he was found guilty for match-fixing.

Badminton 03 May 2018 | 12:00 AM

BWF show no mercy Zulfadli screams foul play

PETALING JAYA: Text messages about manipulation of matches, talks about money transfers between RM1,000 and RM30,000 and sheer greed saw Malaysia’s Zulfadli Zulkiffli and Tan Chun Seang finally being penalised for match-fixing.